New England PharmAssociates

Excellence in life sciences asset development

Robert Benson, PhD

Bob Benson is Principal of South Shaker Associates, a consulting company helping clients with technology transfer matters. He has a PhD in chemistry, is a patent agent and is an experienced technology transfer practitioner. He worked at the National Institutes of Health’s Office of Technology Transfer for thirteen years handling a broad array of life science inventions. He followed this with ten years at Harvard’s Office of Technology Development, working with renowned faculty members in the material science and nanotechnology space. Bob works at the intersection of technology, IP and licensing to help clients make the right decisions about in-licensing or out-licensing new products.